Trigonox V388

Organic peroxides

Organic peroxide

Trigonox V388 is a general purpose methyl ethyl ketone peroxide (MEKP) for the curing of unsaturated polyester resins in the presence of a cobalt accelerator at room and elevated temperatures.

  • Product name

    Trigonox V388
  • Chemical family

    Organic peroxide
  • CAS number

    1338-23-4
  • Physical form

    Liquid
  • Regional availability

    Africa, Asia, China, Europe, Global, India, Latin America, Middle East, North America
  • Chemical name

    Methyl ethyl ketone peroxide, in solvent mixture
  • Applications

    Trigonox V388 is general purpose methyl ethyl ketone peroxide (MEKP) for the curing of unsaturated polyester resins in the presence of a cobalt accelerator at room and elevated temperatures.The curing system Trigonox V388/cobalt accelerator is developed for general purpose GRP- and non GRP-applications such as the curing of laminating resins and castings.  Practical experience throughout many years has proven that for marine applications a special MEKP with low water content and without polar compounds is demanded in order to prevent from osmosis and other problems. Butanox M-50 is the MEKP advised for this application.For room temperature application it is necessary to use Trigonox V388 together with a cobalt accelerator (e.g. Accelerator NL-49PN).

Market Segments

Thermoset composites

Detailed description

Trigonox V388 is a general purpose methyl ethyl ketone peroxide (MEKP) for the curing of unsaturated polyester resins in the presence of a cobalt accelerator at room and elevated temperatures.

Functions

  • Curing agent
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